"Crown" table lamp

"Crown" table lamp
"Crown" table lamp
Title
"Crown" table lamp
Date 
ca. 1900-1910
Medium 
Bronze, glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 12 1/2 × 20 3/4 in. (31.8 × 52.7 cm)
Description 
Bronze and leaded glass "Crown" table lamp; upper portion consists of a jewel-studded crown shade; top of shade formed of rows of golden glass rectangles with round yellow turtleback embedded at top center; upper and lower edges of crown have rows of white pearls; central area contains red, blue, and yellow stones in diversified geometric patterns. Cast bronze tripod base with three winged sphinx supports resting on stylized animal legs; hooves rest on triangular platform; scrollwork connects three sphinxes to central ring.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number 
N84.35
Marks 
stamped on metal tag inside crown: "TIFFANY STUDIOS / NEW YORK"
Gallery Label 
This lamp may have been a special order or an experimental effort of Tiffany Studios.
Provenance 
Lillian Nassau
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group